Fateme Babollahzade

Programming Coordinator

Since moving to Istanbul in 2015 to pursue higher education, Fateme has been studying business in Bahçeşehir University. She joined Istanbul&I three years ago starting with the UMD project. A year later, Fateme started managing English Speaking Club (ESC) for eight months.

In the summer of 2019 with some other members of Istanbul&I, she launched a new project. It was a collaboration with the organization Pozitif Yaşam with the goal of teaching English and Turkish to LGBT refugees. At the end of 2020, Fateme reached her Istanbul&I dream of becoming the Programming Coordinator. She is responsible for overseeing the management of projects and programs, as well as planning events. She also dreams of obtaining a masters degree in Middle Eastern Studies.

Email: programming@istanbulandi.org.tr